Bedeutung von “represent” im Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /ˌreprɪˈzent/

to officially speak for someone else because they have asked you to:

The union represents over 200 employees.

to be a sign or symbol of something:

The crosses on the map represent churches.

to be equal to something:

This book represents ten years of research.
The figure represents a 10% drop.

(Definition von “represent” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)